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- Fortress Press 2014; US$ 38.99
In scripture, Jesus promises a future that potentially infuses all texts: ?my words will not pass away? (Matt 24:28). This book argues that texts?even literary texts?, have an eschatology, too, a part in God?s purpose for the cosmos. They, with all creation, move toward participation in the new creation, in the Trinity?s expanding, creative love.... more...
- SPCK 2014; US$ 18.94
Starting from the area covered by his previously book – Memory, Victimhood, Forgiveness and Reaching out to the Other, the author moves deeper to speak of personal flourishing, social cohesion, political co-existence and the survival of the planet, as well as a deeper understanding of the work of God in the world. more...
- B&H Publishing Group 2014; US$ 12.99
This series affirms that the Bible is a Christ-centered book, containing a unified story of redemptive history of which Jesus is the hero. It?s presented as sermons, divided into chapters that conclude with a "Reflect & Discuss" section, making this series ideal for small group study, personal devotion, and even sermon preparation. It?s not academic... more...
- Harrassowitz Verlag 2014; US$ 88.45
Wie wird der Buddhismus an staatlichen Schulen in Sri Lanka unterrichtet? Silke K. Yasmin Fischer zeigt in ihrer Studie, dass die im konfessionellen Religionsunterricht verwendeten Schulbücher einer Jahrhunderte alten Tradition folgen, indem sie buddhistisches Wissen über Erzählungen vermitteln ? Erzählungen vom Leben Buddhas und von seinen früheren... more...
- De Gruyter 2014; US$ 126.00
This book identifies occasions in the New Testament where Scripture is interpreted as though its meaning depends upon its author or time of writing. Focusing upon Hebrews, Acts and the ?Davidssohnfrage? in the Synoptic Gospels, it argues that this ?historical? approach to interpretation is an important but overlooked element of the use of Scripture... more...
- De Gruyter 2014; US$ 840.00
It is hardly possible to keep track of the multitude of publications that take up the question of the historical Jesus. Nevertheless, this new textbook compiles a wide set of relevant contributions on Jesus research from the 18th century to the present, furnishing an in-depth survey of the field. In their introduction, the editors place each of the... more...
- SPCK 2014; US$ 29.15
‘If you are thinking, "What another book on the parables?" then think again! Here's a single volume that judiciously surveys parables research, sketches the significance of Jesus' parables for each of the synoptic Gospels, analyzes the importance of the parables for understanding Jesus' ministry, and discusses how these parables would have been heard... more...
- Mohr Siebeck 2014; US$ 157.62
The struggles to define what "gospel" was and to bolster a leader?s or a group?s legitimacy amidst inter-ecclesial competitors are hallmarks of much early Christian literature. Commencing with James A. Kelhoffer?s inaugural lecture at Uppsala University, this volume makes available sixteen revised and updated articles, originally published... more...
- Mohr Siebeck 2014; US$ 157.62
To understand the phenomenon of Roman crucifixion, John Granger Cook argues that one should begin with an investigation of the evidence from Latin texts and inscriptions (such as the <i>lex Puteolana</i> [the law of Puteoli]) supplemented by what may be learned from the surviving archaeological material (e.g., the Arieti fresco of a man... more...
- SPCK 2014; US$ 13.11
Full of stories and helpful illustrations, the Christian Belief for Everyone series has been written primarily for ordinary churchgoers, though the guides will no doubt also appeal to interested readers outside the church. In Lord and Saviour, we have the joy of encountering the enigmatic but highly attractive figure of Jesus of Nazareth. Here is... more...